Motorcyclist Injured During Head-On Collision In Joliet

A motorcyclist was injured Friday (June 17, 2016) in Joliet during a “head-on” collision in a car-motorcyle crash.

According to Joliet Police, the accident happened at 4:50 p.m., as the motorcyclist was riding southbound on River Road, between Theodore Street and Riviera Boulevard.  At that time, a Nissan Altima made a left-hand turn immediately in front of the motorcycle, and the head-on collision occurred.

An excerpt from the June 18, 2016 The Herald-News article titled “Motorcyclist in intensive care after Joliet accident“:

The name of the 38-year-old man was not available. But Joliet police said Saturday that he was being treated in the neurological intensive care unit at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center.

The driver of the car was ticketed for failure to yield.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Illinois motorcycle accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including The Herald-News article mentioned above as well as the June 18 Joliet Patch article titled “Motorcyclist Seriously Injured After Crash With Car.”


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